A Rwandan mother bathes her child in the compound of the AmeriCares clinic where the child was staying for several days receiving treatment for an illness. The AmeriCares clinic in Buranga, Rwanda, Oct., 1994. The New Canaan, Conn., organization operated a clinic  from Aug., to Dec., 1994 halfway between the capitol, Kigali and the refugee camps in Goma, Zaire (now Congo). The treated refugees on their way home as well as people living in the area suffering from ailments resulting from unclean living conditions as well as conflicts with neighbors and occasional discovery of unused ordinance littering the countryside.  The living conditions resulted from the destruction of the country's infrastructures in the genocide and civil war in 1994.
A Rwandan mother bathes her child in the compound of the AmeriCares clinic where the child was staying for several days receiving treatment for an illness. The AmeriCares clinic in Buranga, Rwanda, Oct., 1994. The New Canaan, Conn., organization operated a clinic from Aug., to Dec., 1994 halfway between the capitol, Kigali and the refugee camps in Goma, Zaire (now Congo). The treated refugees on their way home as well as people living in the area suffering from ailments resulting from...
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